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Laura Essen, MSW, LCSW

Office: 15485 Eagle Nest Lane
Suite # 130
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Phone: (305) 823-3438
E-mail:
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Web Site: www.lauraessen.com
Profession: Clinical Social Worker/Therapist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Practice Description: Most people experience thoughts, feelings & behaviors that prevent them from being truly happy or accomplishing their life goals. I am a psychotherapist in private practice in Miami Lakes, Fl. For over 30 years, I have been helping people to heal and change their lives through the therapeutic process using an eclectic approach to psychotherapy. Also, I am a published author. I have many years of successful experience working with adults who are experiencing a wide-range of difficulties such as, depression, anxiety, panic attacks, phobias, self-esteem issues, social anxiety, grief & loss, relationship issues, adult survivors of childhood abuse & trauma, PTSD and ACOA issues.

As co-author of the book: ADULT SURVIVORS OF CHILDHOOD EMOTIONAL, PHYSICAL, & SEXUAL ABUSE: DYNAMICS & TREATMENT as well as having lectured on this topic. I am an expert in working with Adult Survivors of Abuse. The aftereffects do not heal themselves. I Can Help.

Our work together involves a collaborative effort to identify the underlying sources of your difficulties, change self-defeating patterns of behaviors and learn new and healthier ways to deal and cope with life's challenges.

Please call 305-823-3438 for an appointment or visit my website www.lauraessen.com for additional information.
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Depression
Anxiety Disorders/Phobias
Adult Survicors of Childhood Abuse & Trauma
Adjustment Disorder
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Co-dependency
Eating Disorders
Grief/Loss
Life Transitions
OCD
Parenting Issues
Personal Growth
PTSD
Relationship Issues
Self-esteem
Sexual Abuse
Stress Management
Women's Issues
Trauma in Adulthood
Age Specialties: Adults
Elders
Session Formats: Individual
Treatment Approaches: Behavioral
Biopsychosocial
Cognitive/Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic
Existential/Humanistic
Family Systems
Interpersonal
Object Relations
Person-Centered
Psychodynamic
Psychoeducational
Psychosocial
Rational-Emotive
Reality
Self Psychology
Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
Abuse/Trauma Focus Modality
Additional Demographic Expertise: African American
Christian
Jewish
Latino American
People with Disabilities
Women/Feminist
Education: MSW, Barry University, 1987
License #: SW2338
License State: Florida
Additional Licenses/ Certifications: LCSW
Professional Affiliations:
NASW
Southeast Florida Assn.for Psychoanalytic Psychology
Fee Schedule: Most Insurance accepted
Out-Of-Pocket payments
Sliding fee scale
Accepted Insurance: Any PPO (with Out-of-Network Benefits)
Aetna
Anthem
Beacon Health Options (ValueOptions)
Beech Street
Blue Cross
Blue Shield
CIGNA
Empire BlueCross BlueShield
First Health
MultiPlan
New Directions Behavioral Health
Optum
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
United Behavioral Health (UBH)
UnitedHealthcare
FLORIDA BLUE
Office Hours: By Appointment Only
 

Laura Essen, MSW, LCSW, Therapist in Miami Lakes

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In Practice Since:  1987
Gender:  Female
Accepting New Clients:  Yes
Sliding Fee Scale:  Yes
Prescribe Medication:  No
Public Transportation:  Yes

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